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Housing (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 17: Abolition of rent surplus fund

Section 17 repeals Article 37 of the Housing (Northern Ireland) Order 1992 (with a consequential amendment to Article 20(2) of that Order) in order to abolish the requirement for registered housing associations to show a “rent surplus fund” in their accounts.

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